Incident Reports

Voting stopped at polling booth in Devtal of Bara due to clash between two groups; one injured


Madhes, Bara, Devtal, Ward 7

Voting stopped at the polling booth in Devtal rural municipality-7 of Bara, due to a clash between two groups on May 13. A person sustained injury on his head in the clash according to witness. Police fired warning shots to take the situation into control. Chief District Officer Krishna Bahadur Katuwal confirmed the report of clash.
Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Violent
Onesided / Twosided Twosided
Collective / Interpersonal Collective
Primary Form Group Clash
Weapons None
Primary Cause Election-related incident
Secondary Cause Contestation between Parties
Actor 1 - Number of people n/a
Actor 1 - Affiliations Unclear
Actor 1 - Youth unknown
Actor 2 - Number of people n/a
Actor 2 - Affiliation Unclear
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
Total Injured 1
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